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Wikipedia Description: Edgewood (Washington, D.C.)
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Edgewood is a neighborhood in Northeast Washington, D.C. Edgewood is bounded by Monroe Street NE to the north, Rhode Island Avenue NE to the south, Glenwood Cemetery to the west, and the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority's Red Line train tracks to the east. The eastern boundary originates with the establishment of the former Metropolitan Branch of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad in 1873, creating the physical barrier which today separates Edgewood from Brookland to the east. Edgewood is in Ward 5.
Businesses and landmarks
* Edgewood Commons, a large complex of mixed-income and senior citizen public housing, opened in 1972. It was built by Bethesda developer Eugene Ford, and it was originally managed by H. R. Crawford. Today, Edgewood Commons (formerly known as Edgewood Terrace) remains a central landmark of the neighborhood.
* The Metropolitan Branch Trail goes through the neighborhood of Edgewood on its way from the Silver Spring Metro Station all the way to the Union Station in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Washington, D.C.
* Edgewood Wall is part of Open Walls DC, a public art initiative that provides spaces and walls for graffiti artists, street artists, muralists, art students, emerging and established artists who love to paint outdoors and large. The goal of Open Walls DC is to create large ever-changing murals that beautify our city and are unusual creative public spaces.
* Glenwood Cemetery
* Mount Calvary Christian Church
* Rhode Island Avenue Shopping Center
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2020_DC_Edgewood: DC -- Edgewood neighborhood (incl Rhode Island Avenue Shopping Center) (39 photos from 2020)
2020_09_05A2_Edgewood: DC -- Edgewood neighborhood (incl Rhode Island Avenue Shopping Center) (12 photos from 09/05/2020)
2020_06_26E1_Edgewood: DC -- Edgewood neighborhood (incl Rhode Island Avenue Shopping Center) (11 photos from 06/26/2020)
2020_06_08C1_Edgewood: DC -- Edgewood neighborhood (incl Rhode Island Avenue Shopping Center) (7 photos from 06/08/2020)
2019_DC_Edgewood: DC -- Edgewood neighborhood (incl Rhode Island Avenue Shopping Center) (183 photos from 2019)
2010_DC_Edgewood: DC -- Edgewood neighborhood (incl Rhode Island Avenue Shopping Center) (3 photos from 2010)
2009_DC_Edgewood: DC -- Edgewood neighborhood (incl Rhode Island Avenue Shopping Center) (22 photos from 2009)
2002_DC_Edgewood: DC -- Edgewood neighborhood (incl Rhode Island Avenue Shopping Center) (1 photos from 2002)
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2013 photos: Equipment this year: I mostly used my Fuji XS-1 camera but, depending on the event, I also used a Nikon D7000 and Nikon D600.
Trips this year:
three Civil War Trust conferences (Memphis, TN, Jackson, MS [to which I added a week to to visit sites in Mississippi, Louisiana, and Tennessee], and Richmond, VA), and
my 8th consecutive San Diego Comic-Con trip (including sites in Nevada and California).
Ego Strokes: Aviva Kempner used my photo of her as her author photo in Larry Ruttman's "American Jews & America's Game: Voices of a Growing Legacy in Baseball" book.
Number of photos taken this year: just over 570,000.